Painting the Haymarket I love iconic architecture, but some places are iconic in different ways. The Gherkin, Lloyds and the Shard are buildings that are distinctive in shape. They are relatively simple and easy to find a “classic view” and show the whole of the … Continue readingPainting the Haymarket.
What should Contemporary Painting focus on? Have you ever wondered what Contemporary art is? Abstracts? Surreal Portraits? Contemporary Architecture? Most of mine focus on the latter, but what about historic buildings and features? Do they still count? I often wonder, especially if I have a … Continue readingWhat is a Contemporary Painting?
Contemporary Art Fairs are a great way to see art Whatever stage you’re at from the complete novice to art expert they are an effective way to immerse yourself in a vast array of different styles and abilities. From Graduate artwork, to established artists. From … Continue reading9 tips to make the most of Contemporary Art Fair visits.
Tour London through Contemporary Art Hi! I’m Cathy Read, a professional contemporary artist who draws with masking fluid to create art like this. You’ve heard of virtual tours, I’m sure. well, I’m going to give you An Abstract Tour of the City of London! Or … Continue readingContemporary Art Tour of London in 30 Days
Finally I can reveal my latest canvas! It’s taken a little longer than planned but I’ve finally finished the work in progress I started last week. After a hectic but thoroughly enjoyable weekend followed by far too much paperwork I’ve been able to finish a … Continue readingFinished at last
As promised here is the finished Lloyds of London Painting. I’m still in holiday mode. TRANSLATION: My mind is drawing a blank on titles. So I’ll stick with the obvious… For now. Presenting my final painting for 2012… The Lloyds building. Also known as the … Continue readingRevealing new artwork – Lloyds.